Big Data Lean Architecture

Big Data Lean Architecture

By Sami Badawi, Sr. Software Engineer, PlaceIQ Big data has helped us in solving some very sophisticated engineering problems. But in turn, as those who work with complex data know, it also creates architectural challenges. At PlaceIQ, it’s critical that we properly...
How to Solve Non-Serializable Errors When Instantiating Objects In Spark UDFs

The Language of Location: The Nuts and Bolts

By Vikas Shanbhogue, Head of Platform PlaceIQ has built a technology platform that contextualizes a vast amount of location data, in order to draw conclusions about consumer behavior based on physical locations. This process empowers data analysts and marketers to...